Houston Astros 3, Cincinnati Reds 2
Regular Season Game 115
Played on Tuesday, August 10, 1971 (N) at Riverfront Stadium

HOU N    0  0  2    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   3  6  0
CIN N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  4  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou lf                       4   1   2   1       0   1       3   0
Morgan 2b                     3   1   1   2       1   0       3   5
Wynn rf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Cedeno cf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Watson 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0      10   1
Rader 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
Menke ss                      4   0   1   0       0   2       2   2
Hiatt c                       2   1   0   0       2   1       4   0
Forsch p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       31   3   6   3       3   6      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Menke-Morgan-Watson.

BATTING - 
2B: Menke (19,off Simpson).
HR: Morgan (9,3rd inning off Simpson 1 on 0 out).
SH: Forsch (3,off Simpson).
GDP: Watson (10,off Simpson).
IBB: Hiatt (2,by Simpson).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Morgan (24,2nd base off Simpson/Bench).

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose rf                       4   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Carbo lf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Granger p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
May 1b                        4   0   0   0       0   1      13   1
Perez 3b                      2   1   1   1       2   0       0   5
Bench c                       4   0   1   1       0   0       6   0
Foster cf                     3   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
  Carroll p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stewart lf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Helms 2b                      3   0   0   0       0   0       2   4
Concepcion ss                 3   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
Simpson p                     2   0   0   0       0   2       0   3
  Cline cf                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   2   4   2       2   4      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Perez-Helms-May.

BATTING - 
2B: Rose (21,off Forsch); Perez (12,off Forsch).
GDP: Bench (14,off Forsch).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Perez (2,2nd base off Forsch/Hiatt); Concepcion (8,2nd base off Forsch/Hiatt).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Forsch W(7-5)                 9     4   2   2   2   4   0  32


Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Simpson L(3-5)                7     6   3   3   3   3   1  29
Carroll                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Granger                       1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     6   3   3   3   6   1  35

WP: Simpson (9).
IBB: Simpson (3,Hiatt).

Umpires: HP - Dick Stello, 1B - Ed Sudol, 3B - Nick Colosi
Time of Game: 2:04   Attendance: 15083


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Alou                lf        Rose                rf
2. Morgan              2b        Carbo               lf
3. Wynn                rf        May                 1b
4. Cedeno              cf        Perez               3b
5. Watson              1b        Bench               c
6. Rader               3b        Foster              cf
7. Menke               ss        Helms               2b
8. Hiatt               c         Concepcion          ss
9. Forsch              p         Simpson             p

ASTROS 1ST: Alou struck out; Morgan grounded out (second to
first); Wynn grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Rose doubled; Carbo flied out to left; May popped to
second; Perez doubled [Rose scored]; Bench singled to left
[Perez scored]; Foster flied out to center; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Cedeno grounded out (first unassisted); Watson
grounded out (second to first); Rader singled to left; Menke
doubled to left [Rader to third]; Hiatt was walked
intentionally; Forsch lined to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 0, Reds 2.

REDS 2ND: Helms flied out to right; Concepcion grounded out
(second to first); Simpson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Reds 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Alou singled to left; Morgan homered [Alou scored];
Wynn grounded out (third to first); Cedeno flied out to left;
Watson grounded out (pitcher to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Reds 2.

REDS 3RD: Rose struck out; Carbo grounded out (second to first);
May struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Rader flied out to center; Menke struck out; Hiatt
grounded out (pitcher to second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 2, Reds 2.

REDS 4TH: Perez walked; Perez stole second; Bench popped to
first in foul territory; Foster lined to left; Helms popped to
second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Forsch was called out on strikes; Alou lined to
center; Morgan walked; Morgan stole second [Morgan to third on a
wild pitch]; Wynn grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 2.

REDS 5TH: Concepcion singled; Concepcion stole second; Simpson
struck out; Rose grounded out (second to first) [Concepcion to
third]; Carbo flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
2, Reds 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Cedeno singled; Watson grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Cedeno out at second]; Rader
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Reds 2.

REDS 6TH: May flied out to right; Perez walked; Bench grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Perez out at
second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Menke grounded out (third to first); Hiatt walked;
Forsch out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Hiatt to
second]; Alou singled to left [Hiatt scored]; Morgan flied out
to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 2.

REDS 7TH: Foster grounded out (first unassisted); Helms grounded
out (shortstop to first); Concepcion grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 2.

ASTROS 8TH: CARROLL REPLACED FOSTER (PITCHING); CLINE REPLACED
SIMPSON (PLAYING CF); Wynn struck out; Cedeno popped to
shortstop; Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 2.

REDS 8TH: Cline grounded out (first to pitcher); Rose lined to
shortstop; Carbo grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 2.

ASTROS 9TH: GRANGER REPLACED CARBO (PITCHING); STEWART REPLACED
CARROLL (PLAYING LF); Rader grounded out (third to first); Menke
struck out; Hiatt struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Reds 2.

REDS 9TH: May popped to shortstop; Perez flied out to center;
Bench grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Reds 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   6   0    5
 Reds             2   4   0    3


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